One man killed, another injured in Howard County double stabbing

A 23-year-old man has died and another man was injured after they were both stabbed in Columbia on Christmas Day, according to police.

Detectives say at 9:40 p.m. two men were at a convenience store at the Trellis Center at Howard County General Hospital on Hickory Ridge Road when they got involved in an altercation with a man.

Police say the suspect stabbed both victims and then fled with a woman.

Police say both victims were transported to University of Maryland Shock Trauma where one of the victims, 23-year-old James Fallin Jr., from Columbia died.

They say 22-year-old Warner Jackson from Columbia, was treated and released.

Anyone with information that could aid detectives in their investigation is urged to call (410) 313-7867.